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The positive response to the recent New York Times article about the Compass Project in Silverton has been humbling and exciting…
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As I learned about how to foster a healthy and thriving garden, I in turn learned about how to foster a healthy and thriving economy.
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An even stronger commitment to the social, environmental and economic well-being of Colorado’s cherished mountain and rural communities.
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Brownfields present a unique opportunity to address affordable housing challenges in a win-win-win scenario.
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Jillian Sutherland shares a farewell to Community Builders as she takes the next step in her career.
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Guest writer Jamie Finney from the Greater Colorado Venture Fund shares examples from the road of how prioritizing people is the best way to build a stronger community.
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Guest writer Susan Scarlata discusses how Jackson's parklet project may be one of the most positive outgrowths of the COVID-19 pandemic in their community.
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We often approach our public engagement process with a “one and done” mentality. We hope these engagement insights will give you some laughs this Valentine's Day.
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There is a common misconception in smaller and rural Western communities that “we don’t have racial equity problems here”. Our experience tells us that statement is wrong.
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We've gathered some articles that we've found especially interesting and informational in relation to housing in the West during the pandemic.
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In the spirit of coming clean for the holidays, I have a confession to make—I had a bandit ADU. (Earmuffs on please, local City employees.)
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